The Hagia Sophia (fully constructed 6th century AD during Emperor Justinian’s rule), an excellent example of Byzantine Architecture and Cultural Diffusion. It was built to be an Eastern Orthodox church, was once briefly a Roman Catholic church, and it ultimately was used as a Mosque when the Ottomans conquered the Byzantine Empire in 1453 AD. Now it is a museum in Istanbul, Turkey (formerly known as Constantinople).
DBQ documents and essay due friday, May 10th.
Test corrections due friday, May 10th.
Makeup work must be done during 4th or 8th period Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Study and review your notes everyday.
Attend school everyday focused and prepared.
Mandatory Mock Regents, Saturday, May 18th.
Global Regents is June 13th.
“By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.” – Confucius, Chinese philosopher 6th century BC – founder of Confucianism.